Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2018Year School/Graduate School School of Economics Economics Evening Program
Lecture Code G8157100 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 経営システム科学2
Subject Name
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Management System Sciences 2
ヒロタニ ダイスケ
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Mon13-14:Higashi-Senda 302
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture and exercise 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 24 : Management
Eligible Students  
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Economics and Management
(Abilities and Skills)
・The ability to grasp the issues on management based on the knowledge of management, accounting and information technlogy 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
In the class of “Management System Sciences”, Operations Research (OR) related to management science is studied. Especially, production system and management that is one of the fields of OR is learned by doing the exercise in this class. Main purpose of this lecture is acquiring the techniques for production systems and production management. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Guidance and relationship between OR and production system
lesson2 Industrial Engineering (1) Methods Study
lesson3 Industrial Engineering (2) Work Measurement
lesson4 Demand forecasting
lesson5 Inventory management (1) Economic Order Quantity and application
lesson6 Inventory management (2) Safety Stock and News Vender Problem
lesson7 Classification of production and line balancing
lesson8 Summary
lesson9 Mid-term examination
lesson10 Introduction for Supply Chain
lesson11 Material Requirements Planning
lesson12 Toyota Production System
lesson13 Production Scheduling
lesson14 Various Production Systems Cellular Manufacturing Systems etc.
lesson15 Summary

In this class, exercise and/or report should be done almost every class.
There are two kinds of test. Mid-term and final.

Class contents may be changed according to the progress of class. 
extbook: None
Reference: 田村(Tamura),大野(Ohno),中島(Nakajima),小島(Kojima)著,新版生産管理システム(Production Management System),朝倉書店(Asakurashoten),2012
    大場(Ohba),藤川(Fujikawa)編著,生産マネジメント概論 技術編(Introduction for Production Management Technical Edition),文眞堂(Bunshinndo),2009 
PC or AV used in
Microsoft Power Point slide is used. Slide documents for each class are handed. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Please do the many exercises by yourself. 
Requirements Class of Management System Sciences 1 is different according to the class contents. Therefore, you can take each class at first. 
Grading Method Exercise and homework(report) 30% Mid-term exam 30% final exam 40% 
Message There are many numbers and equations in this class. However, I want student to learn this kind of technique. Therefore, strict proof is omitted and for complex equations, it takes more time to explain. Note that this class is spoken only in Japanese. If you have the question, please ask me directly or by E-mail. E-mail address is told in the class. In addition, production system and production management is a one of important topics in Management field. In that sense, students should learn this topic. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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